Project Summary

Past & Present Projects
Educational Projects:

Bayless Garden Internship program manager

Professional Grower paid training program manager

Urban Grower Training Manual  (authored)

Chicago Botanic Garden horticulture class instructor

Morton Arboretum horticulture class instructor

Bayless Organic Garden Tour Series presenter

Wicker Park Home Landscape Design Workshop presenter

University of IL Extension Master Gardener Program presenter


Consulting Projects:

Bayless Gardens design and project management for various production garden renovations

Bayless Garden design and project management for Xoco Rooftop Garden and windbreak

Loyola University Chicago IES Greenhouse design consulting

Drip Irrigation system design and installation for Ball Seeds Test Garden, Glen Ellyn, IL

City Farm, Chicago Clybourn Organic Garden crop and succession plan development

Lurie Garden, Chicago design for demonstration container gardens and composting systems

Small Bar, Chicago project plan proposal for vacant lot restaurant production garden

Private and business garden consultations and project management in Chicago metro area


Working Production Gardens:

Bayless Organic Gardens: (Crop production for Frontera Grill, Topolobampo and Xoco restaurants, River North, Chicago)

Lo Residential Production Garden (Crop production for Fat Rice Restaurant, Logan Square, Chicago)

Various Private Rooftops and In-ground edible-ornamental food gardens (Chicago and Suburbs)